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Re: green bangs

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Stubby4B (Stubby4B)
Sun, 22 Mar 1998 22:51:24 EST


In a message dated 98-03-22 21:27:37 EST, you write:

> i am a 32 year old middle school art teacher (10 years exp.) working in a
> college town. a month ago i dyed the bangs of my hair bright green. i
> wanted to do something different and fun, but not outrageous or painful.
> green is my favorite color, and a good one for spring, too! i knew i
> would be certainly noticed at first, but honestly didn't think it would be
> a huge deal.

Dear Wendy,

People like you who affect how kids think, and actually influence some to step
out of the norms we, as a society, have set up... People like you who
actually have the gall to go against the grain of what taxpayers are ponying
up their tax dollars for... I can't find words for how I feel... You actually
*thought* it'd be ok to do any old thing to your hair? For... fun? Do you
not even realize what just one kid in a classroom with colored bangs could do?
Much less three or four?

I have two words for you, Wendy:

Right on.

Duffy Franco
Norwalk, CT USA